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The Resource The Lord of the Rings, The Return of the King

The Lord of the Rings, The Return of the King

Label
The Lord of the Rings, The Return of the King
Title
The Lord of the Rings, The Return of the King
Title number
Part 3
Title part
The return of the king
Statement of responsibility
J.R.R. Tolkien
Title variation
Return of the king
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The evil Saruman has been defeated by Gandalf, but in Mordor the battle for the Ruling Ring continues. Wounded by the giant spider, Shelob, Frodo has been captured by the dreaded orcs. Sam, alone and in possession of the Ring, must rescue his master if their mission - to find the Cracks of Doom, and there destroy the Ring - is to continue. Meanwhile, the other Fellowship members are preparing for war against the armies of the Dark Lord, Sauron... Widely regarded as a broadcasting classic, the BBC Radio dramatisation of 'The Lord of the Rings' stars Ian Holm, Michael Hordern, Robert Stephens, John Le Mesurier and Peter Woodthorpe
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Summary
A BBC radio full-cast dramatisation of the third book in JRR Tolkien's Lord of the Rings trilogy. Brian Sibley's famous 1981 adaptation, starring Ian Holm and Michael Hordern, has been divided into three corresponding parts, with newly-recorded beginning and end narration by Ian Holm (who plays Frodo in this and Bilbo in the feature films)
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Storyline
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Tone
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Character
Audio
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
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10134580
Cataloging source
N$T
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1892-1973
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  • Tolkien, J.R.R
  • Holm, Ian
  • Le Mesurier, John
  • Hordern, Michael
Dewey number
823.912
PerformerNote
Full cast dramatization stars Ian Holm, Michael Hordern, Robert Stephens, John Le Mesurier and Peter Woodthorpe
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  • Sibley, Brian
  • BBC Audiobooks Ltd
  • BBC Audiobooks America
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True
Series statement
Lord of the rings
Series volume
0003
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  • Fantasy
  • Fiction
Target audience
adult
Label
The Lord of the Rings, The Return of the King
Instantiates
Publication
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
OVERDRIVE:b1d2fb36-ba0f-4de5-a50c-8327000862ea
Dimensions
not applicable
Form of item
electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
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True
Isbn
9781405646215
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
other
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True
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
unknown
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The Lord of the Rings, The Return of the King
Publication
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
OVERDRIVE:b1d2fb36-ba0f-4de5-a50c-8327000862ea
Dimensions
not applicable
Form of item
electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9781405646215
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
other
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
unknown
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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